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Description of Fishing cat – Prionailurus viverrinus

Fishing cat (Prionailurus viverrinus) complete detail. Description of Fishing cat – Prionailurus viverrinus. Classification of Fishing cat. Habit and habitat of Fishing cat. They prefer dense forested regions, and wetland areas. They also found in scrub areas, reed beds, tidal creek areas, vegetated areas near water, marshes, mangroves, rivers, and streams. The weight of fishing cat is between 5 to 16 kg.  Size between 65 to 86 …

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Description of Barasingha – swamp deer (Rucervus duvaucelii)

Barasingha – swamp deer (Rucervus duvaucelii) complete detail. Description of Barasingha – swamp deer (Rucervus duvaucelii). Classification of Barasingha – swamp deer. Habit and habitat of Barasingha – swamp deer. They prefer tall grasslands. They are social animals.  Distribution of Barasingha – swamp deer. The weight of male Barasingha is between 150 to 280 kg, and weight of female is between 120 to 170 kg. Body color is …

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Description of Danaid Eggfly – Hypolimnas misippus

Danaid Eggfly (Hypolimnas misippus) complete detail. Description of Danaid Eggfly – Hypolimnas misippus. Classification of Danaid Eggfly. Distribution of Danaid Eggfly (Hypolimnas misippus).  Habit and habitat of Danaid Eggfly. Danaid Eggflies prefer wetlands, woodlands and open areas. They also found in desert, savannah, acacia scrub, well vegetated beaches, tropical rainforest, and botanical gardens. Males bask on the ground, or perch with wings half-open on bushes, to await …

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Description of Asian paradise flycatcher – Terpsiphone paradisi

Asian paradise flycatcher (Terpsiphone paradisi) complete detail – updated. Description of Asian paradise flycatcher – Terpsiphone paradisi. Classification of Asian paradise flycatcher. Habit and habitat of Asian paradise flycatcher. They prefer thick forests and well-wooded habitats. They also found in forest, gardens, shady groves light deciduous jungle, and bamboo ravines. Distribution of Asian paradise flycatcher. Asian paradise flycatcher is a beautiful bird. Size of adult Asian paradise flycatcher …

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Description of Yellow footed green pigeon – Treron phoenicoptera

Yellow footed green pigeon (Treron phoenicoptera) – complete detail. Description of Yellow footed green pigeon (Treron phoenicoptera) Hariyal. Habit and habitat of Yellow footed green pigeon. They prefer semi evergreen forests deciduous forest, wooded habitats and secondary forests up to 800 meter. They commonly found in road side trees particularly Banyan and Peepal trees. Also visits gardens even inside towns. They also …

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Blue tiger butterfly (Tirumala limniace) complete detail

Blue tiger butterfly (Tirumala limniace) complete detail. Description of Blue tiger butterfly (Tirumala limniace). Classification of Blue tiger butterfly (Tirumala limniace). Habit and habitat of Blue tiger butterfly. They prefer scrub forest, dry deciduous woodlands, and humid sub-tropical forests habitat. They also found in gardens and parks at altitudes between sea level and about 300m…………. Blue Tiger Butterflies have brownish black upper parts, with bluish white semi hyaline spots and streaks. …

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State Bird of Telangana (Indian roller) – complete detail – updated

State Bird of Telangana (Indian roller) – complete detail – updated. Description of State Bird of Telangana. Name of State Bird of Telangana is Indian roller. Indian Roller is a omnivorous bird. Indian roller, generally found in cultivation, thin forest and grassland. Habit and habitat of India roller. They are mostly found near the edges of the forest rather than deep forest. Local name of Indian roller is Neelkanth. Size …

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Description of Sambar – Rusa unicolor – Sambar deer

Sambar (Rusa unicolor) complete detail. Description of Sambar – Rusa unicolor – Sambar deer. Classification of Sambar (Rusa unicolor). Habit and habitat of Sambar. Distribution of Sambar. They prefer forest, marshy and wooded areas. They also found in tropical dry forests, seasonal moist evergreen forests, subtropical mixed forests and tropical rain forests. The weight of adult Sambar is between 100 to 320 kg. Head to body …

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State bird of Maharashtra – complete detail – updated

State bird of Maharashtra – complete detail – updated. Description of state bird  of Maharashtra. Name of the State bird of Maharashtra is Yellow footed green pigeon. Habit and habitat of Yellow footed green pigeon. They prefer semi evergreen forests, deciduous forest, wooded habitats and secondary forests up to 800 meter. They commonly found in road side trees particularly Banyan and Peepal trees. Also visits…………. …

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Description of Sooty tern – Onychoprion fuscatus

Sooty tern (Onychoprion fuscatus) – complete detail – updated. Description of Sooty tern – Onychoprion fuscatus. Sooty tern is a beautiful bird. Habit and habitat of Sooty tern. They prefer tropical oceans and some sub-tropical regions. The Sooty Tern occurs in flat and open, and often heavily vegetated.  Adult Sooty tern has blackish crown and hind neck, and upper parts. The underparts are …

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